Student Press Law Center fights for first amendment

Since 1974, the Student Press Law Center has been the nation’s only legal assistance agency devoted exclusively to educating high school and college journalists about the rights and responsibilities embodied ...


Walter Robinson to speak at IHSPA convention

The 2016 IHSPA Convention will be Thursday, Nov. 10 only, with registration beginning at noon and then the following the schedule below. 11:30—12:30: Registration 12:45: Welcome 1:00—2:00: Live airing of ...


New IHSPA member, convention registration form

Join us at the 2016 IHSPA Convention Nov. 10–13 by registering your publication and students by clicking the forms below. Adviser letter:                     ...



Former publications adviser named to Munster Hall of Fame

Publications advisers Carrie Wadycki (Lake Central High School), Sarah-Anne Lanman (Munster High ...

Commentary: What jailing a parent does to children

By Diana Hadley IHSPA Director For 45 years I have been an ...

Upcoming contest, critique entry deadlines

By Kris Brown, IHSPA President I love finals week. The yearbooks have been ...

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2016 Harvey Award instructions

Harvey Awards/BNC Instructions To download a copy of these instructions, please click here. Entries to the Harvey Contest will be submitted using BetterBNC Media Awards Platform. Below are directions for preparing and submitting entries. If you have questions, please contact Diana Hadley dhadley@franklincollege.edu. IMPORTANT: BetterBNC is optimized for the Google Chrome browser and Firefox for […]

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Indianapolis convention information

For more information on the national convention in the fall, including prices, deadlines, and planning, please click here.

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Portage student named Indiana’s 2016 Student Journalist of the Year

(Click the photos for captions) Lydia Gerike, Portage High School, was named Indiana’s 2016 Student Journalist of the Year at IHSPA’s First Amendment Symposium on Tuesday, March 15 at the Indiana Statehouse.  The Times of Northwest Indiana also wrote an article about Gerike, which can be found if you click here. Other finalists included: Sam […]

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